Location: Alabaster, AL
Member since 10/27/2012


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  • 8 questions

Reviews by becky12

Do NOT Rush into ANY Kind of Surgery Without Researching, Researching, Researching! - Huntsville, AL

The reason I wanted a brow lift was to eleviate the sad and angry look I carried around. However, I was left with brows that were elevated too high leaving me with a startled "operated" look. Also, the furrow that I once hated has now been replaced with "indentation" marks. One more thing...I... READ MORE

Questions from becky12

Lower Lid Ectropion Repair (With TarSys Spacers) Along with Mid-face Lift to Support Lower Lid?

I am 9 days post-op and am alarmed with my appearance. Lids do not sit against the eye. Have hematomas under both eyes and area, particularly under left eye, is very hard and... READ MORE

Lower Lid Ectropion Repair (With TarSys Spacers) Along with Mid-face Lift to Support Lower Lid? (photo)

Lower Lid Ectropion Repair (with TarSys Spacers) Along with Mid-face lift to support lower lid READ MORE

Can Eyebrow Transplant? (photo)

I have had both a coronal (sp?)(26 years ago) and endoscopic brow lift (20 years ago). I should never have the endoscopic. Over the years my brows have continued to elevate.... READ MORE

Ectropion (With Spacers) and Mid-face Lift to Support Lower Lids?

I had bilateral ectropion repair (with spacers) along with mid-face lift (for support) 4 weeks ago. Neither eyelid sits against eye orbit and much sclera shows. My doctor wants... READ MORE

If Eyelid Spacer Material Used in Reconstructive Surgery is Removed, Will Eyelid Fall Further? (photo)

I had surgery four months ago to correct lagothalmos and mild retraction. The first picture is the Before picture...the second one is Post-Op four months. Since surgery I have... READ MORE

30 yrs post op Open Rhinoplasty, is it possible the scar has moved to below my nose?

I had an open rhinoplasty about 30 years ago. With aging, is it possible the scar has moved to below my nose...which is very visible? READ MORE

Is ear cartilage okay to use as lower eyelid spacer?

I am scheduled for a 2nd "repair" surgery to lengthen short lateral canthus, improve scleral overshow, and fix mild ectropion caused by 1st "repair" (didn't have this... READ MORE

How long before hard palate donor site will heal?

Four weeks ago, I had bilateral ectropion repair. This surgery was performed via mid-face lift, temporal lift, hard palate graft and canthoplasty. My palate still has two... READ MORE

Discussions started by becky12

I had a coronal brow lift in 1989 and an endoscopic brow lift in 1997.

My eyes look sunken and hollow and my eyebrows sit way too high.  Since having the brow lift(s), my hair on top is thinner so a "reverse" brow lift is undesirable. ... READ MORE

Has anyone had a canthoplasty to correct retraction?

I had a laser resurfacing over 15 years ago that left me with both skeletal eyes (extremely hollow upper and lower lids) and rounded eyes. Also, my eyes do not close when I... READ MORE

Recent comments from becky12

@goodfacegonebad : I totally agree with this statement. I hope you finally found a doctor who could help. Please drop me a line to let me know how you are doing. Hugs! READ COMMENT

I'm so sorry you have had to go through all this. I hope you are feeling better. God bless. READ COMMENT

Barbaralund9: Can you share with me what Dr. Massry did to correct your lower lid retraction? I am considering having him repair my retraction. It has been sometime now since your surgery, are your eyes still positioned properly? ... READ COMMENT

Fantastic overall review. Thanks for taking the time to share your experience. This was very informative. READ COMMENT

Said to say...but, no. To complicate matters, I saw an oculoplastic surgeon in Nashville, in May 2013, to correct "roundness of eyes and blunted canthus angle." She performed surgery leaving me with horrible lower lid retraction and... READ COMMENT